Percentile scores for grade 8 mathematics, by status as English Language Learner, 2 categories and jurisdiction: 2009, 2007, 2005, and 2003
YearJurisdictionELLNot ELL
10th percentileStandard Error25th percentileStandard Error50th percentileStandard Error75th percentileStandard Error90th percentileStandard Error10th percentileStandard Error25th percentileStandard Error50th percentileStandard Error75th percentileStandard Error90th percentileStandard Error
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NOTE: DCPS = District of Columbia Public Schools. The NAEP Mathematics scale ranges from 0 to 500. Some apparent differences between estimates may not be statistically significant. Analyze results with NAEP Data Explorer.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2003, 2005, 2007, and 2009 Mathematics Assessments.
2009National public200(1.6)221(1.6)243(1.0)265(1.1)284(1.0)239(0.4)261(0.3)285(0.3)308(0.3)329(0.4)
2009 Large city196(3.3)216(1.6)238(2.0)259(2.6)278(1.5)229(0.8)251(0.8)275(0.9)301(0.9)323(1.1)
2009 Atlanta(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)219(2.9)237(1.7)259(2.1)281(1.9)302(2.5)
2009 Austin213(4.7)230(2.6)250(2.3)267(5.1)283(7.3)250(1.6)271(2.2)294(2.0)318(1.6)338(3.3)
2009 Baltimore City(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)217(3.8)236(2.0)257(2.3)278(1.9)299(3.0)
2009 Boston195(10.4)215(6.2)236(5.1)261(3.2)284(23.3)236(4.5)258(1.6)283(3.0)308(2.4)331(2.5)
2009 Charlotte211(12.7)234(4.2)256(5.8)282(2.4)303(19.9)239(2.0)260(1.2)284(1.9)309(2.3)330(1.5)
2009 Chicago204(18.6)224(8.4)243(5.7)258(5.6)274(16.2)221(2.1)242(1.7)264(2.8)288(2.1)309(3.2)
2009 Cleveland(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)216(2.0)237(1.9)257(1.2)276(3.2)295(1.7)
2009 Detroit210(11.2)227(9.8)255(5.2)279(7.7)290(9.2)195(4.3)215(2.6)237(3.7)258(3.1)280(5.8)
2009 District of Columbia (DCPS)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)199(2.3)223(2.1)250(1.4)277(2.0)304(3.1)
2009 Fresno195(5.5)214(3.0)235(3.2)255(2.2)271(3.9)216(2.7)240(1.7)265(1.5)290(2.2)313(2.3)
2009 Houston207(5.9)228(7.2)247(1.4)266(1.4)287(8.8)241(2.5)261(1.1)280(1.5)301(2.8)321(4.6)
2009 Jefferson County (KY)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)225(1.8)247(1.4)272(1.9)297(1.4)319(1.7)
2009 Los Angeles191(6.2)209(3.3)229(2.2)246(2.4)261(2.5)226(2.0)245(1.7)267(1.1)289(1.7)311(2.5)
2009 Miami-Dade196(7.9)214(4.4)235(2.0)260(10.2)277(7.3)234(2.0)253(1.0)276(1.2)298(1.2)317(2.2)
2009 Milwaukee213(11.5)224(13.9)245(4.7)264(7.2)281(5.3)212(2.9)231(2.1)252(3.0)273(2.3)294(2.8)
2009 New York City183(9.6)205(5.4)230(3.6)254(4.8)277(5.9)230(2.7)251(2.1)276(2.2)302(1.9)326(1.7)
2009 Philadelphia198(11.1)221(6.5)247(6.5)275(14.7)312(5.4)222(2.1)243(1.5)265(1.7)288(2.6)312(5.1)
2009 San Diego205(18.4)225(6.6)243(4.6)262(5.0)281(14.0)242(4.4)264(2.1)287(1.7)311(1.8)329(2.3)
2007National public200(1.1)222(1.2)245(1.0)268(0.9)289(1.1)238(0.5)260(0.3)283(0.3)307(0.3)326(0.4)
2007 Large city195(1.0)216(2.0)239(1.4)261(2.4)281(2.1)226(0.8)248(1.0)273(0.8)298(1.0)320(1.5)
2007 Atlanta(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)215(2.4)235(3.1)255(0.9)278(3.3)302(2.7)
2007 Austin202(2.6)224(4.1)248(2.7)268(3.4)284(3.3)245(2.1)266(1.9)288(1.4)314(1.1)334(2.6)
2007 Baltimore City(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2007 Boston202(12.3)217(9.5)240(5.1)262(16.6)288(9.3)235(1.5)255(1.7)278(2.0)303(1.8)326(1.0)
2007 Charlotte210(11.3)228(3.9)248(2.5)271(2.4)302(8.5)237(3.0)259(2.8)285(1.5)311(2.0)335(1.6)
2007 Chicago194(8.6)218(8.2)240(4.6)265(9.3)280(4.9)217(4.1)240(1.7)262(2.2)284(3.0)305(3.1)
2007 Cleveland(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)218(2.7)238(3.0)258(1.9)278(1.7)295(2.3)
2007 Detroit(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2007 District of Columbia (DCPS)185(8.6)201(16.0)225(2.4)249(5.5)270(7.1)205(1.8)226(1.4)249(1.1)272(1.1)295(1.3)
2007 Fresno(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2007 Houston204(3.5)224(3.4)244(4.4)259(3.3)275(2.9)237(1.2)257(1.8)277(1.2)297(1.3)319(5.1)
2007 Jefferson County (KY)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2007 Los Angeles192(3.8)210(3.5)230(3.3)250(2.8)268(2.7)224(1.6)244(2.3)267(1.0)291(1.7)313(2.6)
2007 Miami-Dade(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2007 Milwaukee(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2007 New York City189(5.8)213(4.3)238(4.2)259(4.7)276(8.9)227(2.3)248(1.3)272(1.7)298(2.1)322(3.3)
2007 Philadelphia(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2007 San Diego194(7.5)215(2.6)238(2.0)257(4.2)276(6.6)239(2.9)259(2.0)281(2.2)305(2.1)325(2.7)
2005National public200(0.9)221(1.1)244(1.0)266(1.1)287(1.7)234(0.2)257(0.2)281(0.2)304(0.2)324(0.2)
2005 Large city196(1.7)216(1.5)238(2.0)260(3.5)280(3.6)221(1.0)244(0.7)269(0.7)294(0.8)317(1.2)
2005 Atlanta(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)200(5.7)222(2.5)245(1.7)268(1.7)290(1.4)
2005 Austin204(4.9)221(8.2)241(7.1)259(4.2)276(6.6)239(4.3)261(1.5)286(1.5)311(2.1)333(2.4)
2005 Baltimore City(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2005 Boston191(5.7)207(6.2)228(6.4)259(9.7)280(9.2)225(3.1)246(1.5)272(1.4)297(2.1)325(3.1)
2005 Charlotte207(7.9)228(19.8)252(6.6)274(20.4)297(11.2)233(1.8)257(2.3)284(2.3)310(1.2)331(2.4)
2005 Chicago197(8.3)216(5.3)233(3.1)254(8.0)274(26.7)216(2.4)237(1.5)259(1.3)282(2.4)302(3.4)
2005 Cleveland(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)208(2.9)229(1.9)251(1.7)270(2.3)291(3.6)
2005 Detroit(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2005 District of Columbia (DCPS)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)201(2.2)222(1.3)245(0.8)267(1.6)291(1.8)
2005 Fresno(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2005 Houston203(8.0)224(2.9)246(2.5)265(2.6)285(9.5)230(2.4)251(1.3)271(1.1)291(1.4)311(1.5)
2005 Jefferson County (KY)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2005 Los Angeles187(1.3)205(2.4)225(1.3)245(2.6)262(2.1)219(3.7)241(1.0)263(1.2)286(1.4)309(1.9)
2005 Miami-Dade(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2005 Milwaukee(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2005 New York City190(6.1)212(7.9)231(3.1)251(5.8)273(10.9)224(3.2)245(2.2)269(2.1)295(2.0)319(2.6)
2005 Philadelphia(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2005 San Diego195(4.9)215(3.3)237(4.4)259(5.2)278(3.4)235(2.0)256(2.2)279(1.4)301(2.4)322(2.0)
2003National public199(2.0)219(1.4)241(1.5)263(1.3)284(1.8)232(0.4)255(0.3)280(0.4)303(0.3)322(0.4)
2003 Large city195(1.9)215(2.4)238(2.8)260(2.9)280(2.9)218(0.9)241(0.9)265(0.9)290(0.8)313(1.2)
2003 Atlanta(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)200(2.2)221(1.7)244(0.9)267(1.5)288(1.8)
2003 Austin(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 Baltimore City(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 Boston193(6.0)211(8.3)229(7.2)248(4.4)265(9.4)217(1.7)239(2.3)263(0.8)290(1.1)316(3.0)
2003 Charlotte209(5.5)229(4.9)251(18.9)289(9.4)321(30.8)228(2.1)254(1.8)282(1.8)307(2.6)328(2.0)
2003 Chicago188(12.9)204(3.1)225(11.7)250(16.9)275(9.8)213(2.7)235(1.9)257(1.3)279(1.7)298(2.7)
2003 Cleveland(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)217(2.5)234(1.3)253(1.6)273(1.1)291(1.6)
2003 Detroit(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 District of Columbia (DCPS)187(11.2)205(6.1)229(7.9)258(8.7)279(7.6)199(1.9)220(1.3)244(2.3)267(0.7)288(1.6)
2003 Fresno(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 Houston205(6.0)223(6.2)241(5.3)258(5.6)274(3.5)232(2.5)248(2.0)266(1.6)285(1.8)305(1.3)
2003 Jefferson County (KY)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 Los Angeles184(3.5)202(2.0)221(3.7)243(1.8)263(2.7)211(4.1)233(1.8)256(2.0)278(1.8)299(3.2)
2003 Miami-Dade(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 Milwaukee(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 New York City194(7.8)212(3.8)239(4.3)259(4.3)281(6.3)221(1.8)244(2.1)269(1.3)295(2.7)317(2.6)
2003 Philadelphia(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)(†)
2003 San Diego198(9.9)214(4.7)233(2.9)254(4.1)273(5.3)229(2.2)250(1.7)273(1.7)296(1.7)315(3.3)